Someone like you: a Christmas story

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Twas the night of our first date and all through the house 

My girl friends were swirling

Dressing me in red sparkles, velvet and that sexy black blouse.

My Man – Van Morrison – on the stereo, “Someone Like You” – painting the air

with sweet dreams of this man and a Christmas affair?

He arrived on the dot with a bouquet of mistletoe

and a lovely bottle of chilled Veuve Cliquot.

Mr Poetry and Writers, studied my bookshelf while

I cracked open the bubbly- he stared, nodding, and smiled:

“Wow, Didion! Wow, Welty, Uris, Allende, Raymond Carver, too! Theres Connelly, Coelho, Gaiman, – says a lot about you- “an over -Cheever.”

And that was the beginning of a happy Christmas

and very good night!

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The Double Dare: Use Two Words   Bookshelf and cracked -name a favorite SongIMG_1548



Final Trio

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